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9 weeks 4 days ago

Post by Steven Heyman, Professor of Law at IIT Chicago-Kent School of Law. 

Antonin Scalia served on the federal bench for over three decades, first on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (1982-86) and then on the U.S. Supreme Court (1986-2016).  This period coincided with a remarkable shift in our nation’s ongoing debate over the meaning of the First Amendment.  ...

9 weeks 5 days ago

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow ISCOTUS on Twitter.)

Earlier this week, ISCOTUS featured a piece by Professor Sheldon Nahmod about Scalia’s exhortation to just “get over it” in the 2000...

10 weeks 1 day ago

This post originally appeared on Nahmod Law by Sheldon Nahmod, Distinguished Professor of Law at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Follow him on twitter @NahmodLaw.

It is one of the worst Supreme Court decisions in history.

No, I’m not referring to ...

10 weeks 4 days ago

Post by Vinay Harpalani, J.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Law at Savannah Law School. Follow him on twitter at @VinayHarpalani.

With Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing on February 13, the U.S. Supreme Court is at a crossroads.  America is also currently in the...

10 weeks 5 days ago

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow ISCOTUS on Twitter.)

The major Supreme Court news story this week, of course, was the death of Justice Antonin Scalia on Saturday. Initial reports from...